1788 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Richard Owen Cambridge

Anonymous, in Catalogue of five hundred Celebrated Authors (1788).



This gentleman, who has a moderate paternal estate, was one of the original contributors to the World, a periodical paper, set on foot by Mr. Edward Moore. He also wrote the Scribbleriad, a mock heroic poem, in six cantos; and a History of the Wars in India to the year 1760, in one volume quarto; together with some miscellaneous poems, which are to be found in Dodsley's Collection.